The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust awards Travelling Fellowships to British citizens from all walks of life to travel overseas, to bring back knowledge and best practice for the benefit of others in their UK professions and communities. Categories include Communities that work, Creative Ageing and Open, applications by 5pm on 24th September, http://www.wcmt.org.uk/index.php.
This year’s Guardian Charity Awards have opened for smaller charities – registered charities with turnover of less than 1.5 million pounds. They aim to showcase excellence and give a boost to organisations struggling to get the profile and funding they need to move forward. Deadline 19th July, http://www.guardian.co.uk/voluntary-sector-network/series/charity-awards-2013.